Dr Tilak Sharma MA (double), MEd, MPhil (double), PGDTE (EFLU), CELTA (Cambridge ESOL) is basically an ELT professional. He has worked as a teacher trainer in a Government BEd College in Assam for over two decades. Teacher support was a mandatory part of the job along with supervising classroom performance of teachers and giving them required feedback. He’s currently working in the capacity of a Dean at the University of Science and Technology, Meghalaya. With more than three decades of teaching and training experience at his credit, he has conducted national and international workshops on ELT, Career Education and Human Rights Education for generating awareness among school teachers and students in Kolkata, Bhopal, Nagpur and Mumbai. He has conducted communicative English and Personality Development Course in different ITIs and other technical and vocational institutes from 2010 to 2013 during which the idea to write something on Technical and Vocational Education emerged. And the result is the publication of The Rationale for Re-structuring of Vocational Education in India.